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Unification

Oconee Memorial Hospital Votes to Join GHS


Hospital staff at Oconee Memorial Hospital have voted to join the Greenville Health System. READ MORE
Learning

BMW, USC Upstate, SRHS Host Math and Science Camp


BMW, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare Systems, and USC Upstate plan to host a 2-week math and science camp for rising high school seniors this summer. READ MORE
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Buy Local

Chamber Launches GreerMade Labeling


The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce has launched an initiative to label products that were made in the city of Greer. READ MORE
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Flooding

Insurance Gap Leaves S.C. Growers Holding Losses


South Carolina farmers facing steep losses from last year’s flood must await government action on financial assistance as the new Farm Bill and private crop insurance are not built to handle such a disaster. READ MORE
Economy

South Carolina business recruitment tops $4.2 billion in 2015


South Carolina posted another solid business recruitment year in 2015, with capital investment recruited to the state topping $4 billion. READ MORE
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New Magazine

Palladian Group Launches New Women's Magazine


The Palladian Group has launched a women-centric quarterly magazine that will be distributed regionally.  READ MORE
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Bird Flu Research

Clemson Asks for Funding to Research Agriculture Projects


Funding to bolster South Carolina’s defense against a disease that could severely damage the state’s poultry industry tops a list of Clemson University budget requests presented to a House Ways and Means Subcommittee. READ MORE
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New Center

Telecom Company Partners with Clemson on New Student Learning Center


A South Carolina-based telecommunications company is partnering with Clemson University’s new Watt Family Innovation Center to transform student lives and campus academics. READ MORE
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Stroke Care

Pelham Medical Center Receives Stroke Care Accreditation


Pelham Medical Center has received Primary Stroke Certification from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program. READ MORE
Jobs

D&W Fine Pack expanding in Laurens County


The $20 million expansion is expected to create 60 jobs in Fountain Inn
Duke

Duke Energy creates new plan for Western Carolinas Modernization Project


Duke Energy today announced it has created a new plan for its proposed infrastructure upgrade.
Plant

NRC to inspect Oconee nuclear plant


The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will begin a special inspection Tuesday
National Report

Wofford Named Best College Value in SC


Wofford College has been named one of the best values in education by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. The magazine ranked the top 300 best college values for 20-16… and Wofford came in at... READ MORE
DHEC

DHEC gives Seneca 90 days to clean dump site


The Department of Health and Environmental Control has given the city of Seneca 90 days to clean-up a dump site
Plates

DMV says new license plates will save agency money


South Carolina drivers will begin receiving new license plate designs when they register their vehicle starting next year
Jobs

Company to bring jobs to Greenville County


A manufacturing company that makes automotive supplies will open a new plant in Greenville County. 
44 New Jobs

Supplement Maker Relocating to Greenville County


 Earth's Creation, USA, a family-owned company that develops and manufactures nutritional supplements is establishing operations in Greenville County. READ MORE
Unemployment

Unemployment drops in Palmetto state


South Carolina's unemployment rate has dropped from 6.0 percent to 5.7 percent marking the fourth consecutive monthly decline
Flooding

Greenwood now eligible for federal assistance from flood


Governor Nikki Haley said Greenwood, Banberg and Colleton counties have been added 
Transmission

Duke Energy working through public comments on Foothills Transmission Line



The 45-mile stretch would span sections of the Carolinas and also includes plans to build a substation
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Certification

Majority of S.C. 11th-graders earn work-skills certificate


About 88 percent of South Carolina’s 11th-graders scored high enough on a work-skills test last spring to receive certificates they can take to employers. Multiple media outlets report scores released Tuesday by the state’s education agencies
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Boards and

Deadline for Boards and Commissions Approaching


You have until the end of the month to apply to be appointed to boards and commissions in Greenville County. READ MORE
Michelin

Michelin to suspend operations at Starr plant in Anderson County


Michelin announced today that it will suspend operations at its earthmover tire plant in Starr. 
GHS

GHS Budget proposal includes new jobs


The Greenville Health System financial committee has voted to add more than 500 jobs here in the Upstate
Jobs

Jobs coming to Duncan in Spartanburg county


The company is investing more than $35 million in the project, creating 94 new jobs 
Survey

City Seeks Input on Charging Stations


Do you need a place to charge your electric car? The city of Greenville wants to know more about your current and future needs for electric car chargers. READ MORE

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